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Electric vehicles in Australia are stuck in the slow lane - The Australian Financial Review

3 hours 40 min ago

The Australian Financial Review

Electric vehicles in Australia are stuck in the slow lane
The Australian Financial Review
Even much less developed economies are heading that way, with India, one of the world's most polluted nations, setting an ambitious target to sell only electric cars by 2030. China wants more than 20 per cent of vehicles to be EVs or plug-in hybrids by ...

New Nissan LEAF electric vehicle to be unveiled early September - RenewEconomy

4 hours 39 min ago

New Nissan LEAF electric vehicle to be unveiled early September
RenewEconomy
New features were said to include “enhanced vision” and a better sense what is around the car, as well as premium interiors designed to, well, look fancier and be “a touch” more comfortable. Beyond the announcement of the unveiling date, details on the ...

Will last-mile logistics recharge the electric-vehicle market? - JOC.com

6 hours 31 min ago

Will last-mile logistics recharge the electric-vehicle market?
JOC.com
The so-called Amazon effect on transportation and distribution may energize the electric truck market. Makers of electric vehicles, such as Los Angeles-based Chanje, want to plug into opportunities for the latest generation of electric commercial ...

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Could Royal Mail vans one day be self-driving? Firm begins London trials of electric delivery cars with autonomous ... - Daily Mail

10 hours 26 min ago

Daily Mail

Could Royal Mail vans one day be self-driving? Firm begins London trials of electric delivery cars with autonomous ...
Daily Mail
Royal Mail is trialling nine British-made fully electric commercial vehicles this month, transporting packages between mail and distribution centres in the capital. The firm hopes that the trial will increase Royal Mail's efficiency, and reduce vehicle ...
Royal Mail unveils new electric truck made by ArrivalElectrek
The Royal Mail is trialling these electric trucks in LondonWired.co.uk
Royal Mail is going greener with all-electric vansEngadget
Peugeot Media Site
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LG to Build Electric Vehicle Component Factory in Michigan - The Drive

12 hours 33 min ago

The Drive

LG to Build Electric Vehicle Component Factory in Michigan
The Drive
LG Electronics will begin manufacturing electric vehicle components in the United States next year, the company has announced. The South Korean tech giant will open a 250,000-square-foot factory in Hazel Park, Michigan, a suburb of Detroit. The company ...
LG will build electric car parts in DetroitEngadget
LG Expanding Electric Vehicle Business in Michigan while Apple Prepares to Test a new On-Campus EV Shuttle ServicePatently Apple
LG Plans To Establish Factory For Electric Vehicle Components In USNasdaq
Electrek -Fox Business
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New Nissan Leaf 2018 teaser - More pictures reveal latest electric car's design - Express.co.uk

Wed, 23/08/2017 - 11:05pm

Express.co.uk

New Nissan Leaf 2018 teaser - More pictures reveal latest electric car's design
Express.co.uk
Range anxiety is still the biggest problem for many would-be EV drivers as they don't believe that an electric car can support their lifestyle. Previous generation Leaf's have not breached the 200 mile range and with the 24kW battery achieving a ...
New Nissan LEAF -- Amaze Your SensesYouTube

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Karnataka to have electric vehicle and energy storage policy soon - The Hindu

Wed, 23/08/2017 - 9:27pm

The Hindu

Karnataka to have electric vehicle and energy storage policy soon
The Hindu
To make Bengaluru the electric vehicle capital of India, the Karnataka government will soon come out with a new “electric vehicle and energy storage policy” to reduce pollution and promote healthy environment. The Major and Medium Industries Department ...

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SA shaky on supporting electric vehicle rollout - Citizen

Wed, 23/08/2017 - 3:54pm

Citizen

SA shaky on supporting electric vehicle rollout
Citizen
The smooth and silent experience that comes with driving an electric vehicle (EV) is quite contrary to the progress South Africa has made in effectively implementing appropriate infrastructure to support vehicle sales. Two of the country's competing EV ...

This Is What It Really Costs to Own a Car - Fortune

Wed, 23/08/2017 - 2:03pm

Fortune

This Is What It Really Costs to Own a Car
Fortune
This year, AAA added an electric vehicle category. And while electric vehicles came in lower than average driving cost of $8,439, they still were considered more expensive than a small sedan and even a small sport utility vehicle. EVs have the lowest ...
Used electric cars: the best bang for your buck?USA TODAY
The true cost of owning a vehicleWDIV Detroit
Electric cars cost less to own than some SUVsFox Business

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How Consumer Reports Tests Electric-Vehicle Range - ConsumerReports.org

Wed, 23/08/2017 - 10:00am

ConsumerReports.org

How Consumer Reports Tests Electric-Vehicle Range
ConsumerReports.org
Recently, Consumer Reports published the results of a test comparing the typical range a consumer might get driving either of two electric cars: the 2016 Tesla Model S 75D and the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt. In our evaluation, the Model S went 235 miles, and ...
Tesla Model 3 vs its Electric Vehicle competitionRed, Green, and Blue

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Electric vehicle trend on the rise - Prime Mover

Wed, 23/08/2017 - 9:57am

Prime Mover

Electric vehicle trend on the rise
Prime Mover
The global electric vehicle trend shows no signs of slowing with a number of movements in the trucking technology announced by DHL, BYD, Tesla and Siemens. In Germany, Deutsche Post DHL Group and Ford are to jointly produce the “StreetScooter ...

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Niwot really, really loves electric vehicles, according to this new map - Denverite (blog)

Wed, 23/08/2017 - 9:05am

Denverite (blog)

Niwot really, really loves electric vehicles, according to this new map
Denverite (blog)
It was the most popular electric in Colorado last year, followed by the Chevrolet Volt, according to NREL. Electric vehicle adoption in Colorado. (National Renewable Energy Laboratory). When we zoom out, we can see that the vehicles are really ...

Morgan Stanley is wrong about Tesla's electric cars : RenewEconomy - RenewEconomy

Wed, 23/08/2017 - 8:26am

RenewEconomy

Morgan Stanley is wrong about Tesla's electric cars : RenewEconomy
RenewEconomy
Last week, it was claimed EV's are responsible for more global warming emissions than petrol cars, suggesting Tesla isn't a 'green' company.
Morgan Stanley Is Wrong About Tesla's Electric Cars - Union of ...Union of Concerned Scientists (blog)

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LG will build electric car parts in Detroit - Engadget

Wed, 23/08/2017 - 7:44am

Engadget

LG will build electric car parts in Detroit
Engadget
LG might not build its own cars, but its vehicle components division supplies many key pieces for GM's critically acclaimed Chevy Bolt, to name one manufacturer. That's an understatement: It builds the battery cells and pack, electric motor, power ...
LG Electronics To Establish U.S. Factory For Electric Vehicle ...PR Newswire (press release)
LG to open Michigan plant to make electric car partsFox Business

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SA shaky on supporting electric vehicle rollout - Moneyweb.co.za

Wed, 23/08/2017 - 6:16am

Moneyweb.co.za

SA shaky on supporting electric vehicle rollout
Moneyweb.co.za
The smooth and silent experience that comes with driving an electric vehicle (EV) is quite contrary to the progress South Africa has made in effectively implementing appropriate infrastructure to support vehicle sales. Two of the country's competing EV ...

100+ Top UK Organizations Choose The Electric Vehicle Future - CleanTechnica

Wed, 23/08/2017 - 5:03am

CleanTechnica

100+ Top UK Organizations Choose The Electric Vehicle Future
CleanTechnica
Britvic, London Fire Brigade, and Microsoft UK are also included in the pledge that EVs will make up at least 5% of their vehicle fleet by 2020. As hoped, many of companies plan to exceed this target: Santander UK, for example, now operates 57 electric ...

Australia's Electric Vehicle Transition Is Not A Matter Of If, But How & When - CleanTechnica

Wed, 23/08/2017 - 4:02am

CleanTechnica

Australia's Electric Vehicle Transition Is Not A Matter Of If, But How & When
CleanTechnica
Beyond Zero Emissions (BZE) says that with a concerted effort, the Australian car fleet could consist solely of electric vehicles (EVs) by 2025. The CSIRO/ENA Energy Network Transformation Roadmap assumes as it central case that only 40% of light ...

LG Electronics To Establish US Factory For Electric Vehicle Components In Michigan - PR Newswire (press release)

Wed, 23/08/2017 - 2:20am

PR Newswire (press release)

LG Electronics To Establish US Factory For Electric Vehicle Components In Michigan
PR Newswire (press release)
LANSING, Mich., Aug. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- LG Electronics Inc. today announced plans to establish a U.S. factory for advanced electric vehicle (EV) components in Michigan. The 250,000-square-foot facility, in the Detroit suburb of Hazel Park, Mich ...
LG to open Michigan plant to make electric car partsFox Business

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Electric Vehicle's Lithium Batteries Could be Sourced From Supevolcanoes - News18

Tue, 22/08/2017 - 10:08pm

News18

Electric Vehicle's Lithium Batteries Could be Sourced From Supevolcanoes
News18
Scientists appear to have found that supervolcanoes could be a new source of lithium, a breakthrough for the electric vehicle industry as one of the most vital components of electric cars is their lihtium batteries. It's easy to get carried away by the ...

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